Ukraine: Pervomayskaya mine to cause an industrial disaster

The administration of Lugansk region has reported that due to the halt of the Pervomayskaya mine bilge complex mine waters could cause an industrial disaster.

Ukraine: Lisichanskugol defends coal-processing contracts

The Lugansk District Administrative Court named illegal the claims of the State Financial Inspection to recover debts from Lisichanskugol and cancel its agreement to process coal with Processing Factory #105.

Ukraine: Zaporozhye Iron Ore Complex output down in January-November 2015

In January-November Zaporozhye Iron Ore Complex (Dneprorudnoye, Zaporozhye region) produced 4.1 million tons of iron ore, down by 2.4% YoY.

Ukraine: DSS output down in January-November 2015

In January-November Dneprospetsstal (Zaporozhye) produced 143 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 13.3% YoY.

Ukraine: Dneprometiz starts producing spring wire

Dneprometiz is now capable of producing a new product – 1.4-2.2 mm diameter spring wire according to GOST 9389.

Ukraine: SevGOK gets new phone station

Vega has installed the digital phone line at the Severniy Mining and Processing Works instead of the old one.

Ukraine: ZZF to stop exporting ferrosilicomanganese to Russia

Zaporozhye Ferro Alloys Plant could stop ferrosilicomanganese exports to Russia altogether if the Eurasian Economic Commission implements the import duty of 26.35%.

Ukraine: Metinvest signs standstill with its creditors

On December 1, Metinvest signed a standstill with the group of its creditors on pre-export financing till February 2016.

Ukraine: coal export-import in January-November 2015

In January-November Ukraine imported $1509.52 million worth of coal (black coal and anthracite), with $136.52 in November.

Ukraine: Lvivugol clears 50% of salary debts

Lvivugol has sent 15 million UAH to pay October salary to its miners.

Ukraine: Yenakievo output down in November 2015

In January-November Yenakievo Iron and Steel Works, situated in the Russia-supported terrorist-occupied zone, produced 1.64 million tons of rolled metal, down by 10.5% YoY.

Ukraine: Dneprometiz puts wet drawing line into operation

Dneprometiz has put a new line of low-carbon 0.6-1.2 mm diameter wire wet drawing line into operation. The line was created according to Dneprometiz technical order on the basis of the SKET UDZWGT-320/11 wet drawing shop.

Ukraine: scrap export-import in January-November 2015

In January-November Ukraine increased ferrous scrap exports by 40.4% or by 43% YoY (depending on the comparison base).

Ukraine: government deals with scrap shortage

The Verkhovnaya Rada of Ukraine has received a decree to implement changes to Article 4 of the Ukrainian Decree “On metal scrap”.

Ukraine: ferrous exports revenue down in January-November 2015

In January-November Ukraine exported $7508.34 million worth of ferrous metals, down by 38% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest revenues down in January-September 2015

In January-September Metinvest revenues decreased by 36% YoY, to $5.39 billion.

Ukraine: AZOTSM appoints a new chairman deputy

The supervisory board of Artemovsk Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Works has dismissed a board member and the first chairman deputy Alexander Stephan from his office and appointed Tatiana Khakhaleva instead.

Ukraine: Semi-Conductors works fires CEO

Semi-conductors Works (Zaporozhye, the manufacturer of the monocrystalline silicon) has dismissed its general director Yuri Rekov from office.